Lawsuit: Aldermen must approve controversial CPS pick Chi-Town Daily News
In a suit filed today in Cook County Circuit Court, one-time Harold
Washington aide and 2007 Mayoral candidate William Dock Walls alleges
Daley violated the city’s municipal code, when he appointed former CTA
President Ron Huberman schools CEO.
Scott back as school board chief? Sun Times (from last week)
Michael Scott -- a consensus builder with a 25-year history with Mayor
Daley --will be asked to return as Chicago Board of Education president
in a shake-up that may include other board members, City Hall sources
Jonathan Turner is a 20-year old student diagnosed with autism. He's
been attending Las Casas Occupational High School for seven years, and
in another two, he was planning to graduate. He's taken A.P. Physics,
is studying A.P. Biology, and...
A Cook County Circuit Court judge today ordered Oakton School, District
65 and the Evanston Police Department to preserve all evidence related
to the death of Aquan Lewis, a 10-year-old boy found Tuesday hanging
from a hook inside a washroom
All staff at the schools
would be CPS employees and subject to collective bargaining agreements
with existing CPS unions. The Local School Council at each school
would remain in place. The "turnaround" would be managed by AUSL.
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